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Birthdays and Anniversaries

Hambleton — 65 years

DAYTON — John and Doris Hambleton will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at P.O. Box 232, Dayton, IA 50530. Their family includes Monte and Kathy Hambleton, of Sugarland, Texas; Blake and Melissa Hambleton, of Richmond, Texas; Mitch and ...

Sauter — 50 years

MANSON — Melvin and Dixie Sauter, of Manson, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to them at 27385 640th St., Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Jeremy and Marian Sauter, of Rolfe; Jessica and Ron West, of West Des Moines; and Jennifer and ...

Flaherty — 50 years

J. Mick and Alyce Flaherty, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to 1163 Colonial Drive, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Tim and Jodi Flaherty, Lisa and Ryan Reisner, Susan and Mark Laufersweiler, all of Fort Dodge; ...

Becker — 70 years

Ed and JoAnn Becker, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on March 19. Cards may be sent to them at 3213 Fifth Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Sandy and Ed Warden, of Edwardsville, Illinois; Brian and Darcy Becker, of Fort Dodge; Bruce and Deb ...

Schuster — 95th birthday

Evelyn Schuster, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to her at 829 N. 22nd St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Larry and Georgia Schuster, of Cedar Rapids; Gary and Karen Schuster, of Urbandale; Janene and Pat Gentile, of Fort Dodge; ...

Jones — 85th birthday

Ernie Jones, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to him at 3148 12th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Cathy; Mark and Barb Jones, of Eagle Grove; Jane and Jon Groteluschen, of Fort Dodge; and Eric and Vickie Jones, of ...

Pedersen — 80th birthday

LAURENS — Shirley Pedersen, of Laurens will celebrate her 80th birthday on Friday. Her family includes her husband; Myles Pedersen; Dean and Kristi Pedersen, of Laurens; Kenny Pedersen, of Havelock; Bruce Pedersen, of Fort Dodge; and Scott Pedersen, of Boone. She has two granddaughters, ...

Anderson — 80th birthday

Larry O. Anderson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to him at 1313 N. 31st St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes wife Jackie; Shelly and Mark Wheaton, of Janesville, Wisconsin; Susette and Terry Tracy, of Clive; and Brad and Tiffany ...

Gerdes — 70 years

MANSON — Don and Jeanette Gerdes, of Manson, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on March 26. Cards may be sent to them at Arlington Place, 101 NE Fifth St., Pocahontas, IA 50574. Their family includes Bob and Diane Graaf, of Clever, Missouri; Brian and Bonnie Gerdes, of ...

Christensen — 90th birthday

GOLDFIELD — Betty Christensen, of Goldfield, will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 23. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 355, Goldfield, IA 50542. Her family includes her husband Jerry; Nancy and John Lippincott, of West Des Moines; Dennis and Glenda Knight, of Humboldt; Scott and ...

Lee —90th birthday

James (Jim) H. Lee, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Thursday Cards may be sent to him at 1430 Sixth Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes Dave and Joelle Lee, of Callendar; Dean and Chris Lee, of Fort Dodge; Deanne and Rick Johnson, of Sun City West, ...

Lawler — 90th birthday

CLARE — June Lawler, of Clare, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to her at Box 40, Clare, IA 50524. Her family includes Kevin Lawler, of Coral Springs, Florida; Keith and Cathy Lawler, of Fort Dodge; Kurtis and Kely Lawler, of Grimes; Kelly and Merilee ...

Conaway — 50 years

EAGLE GROVE — Bob and Merry Conaway, of Eagle Grove, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to PO Box 404, Eagle Grove, IA 50533. Their family includes Christi and Jack Frazier, of Boone; Jennifer and Jeff Gano, of Boone; and Dan and Jen Conaway, ...

Hoffman — 25 years

OTHO — Linda and Ron Hoffman, of Otho, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 2395 Woodman Hollow Road, Otho, IA 50569. Their family includes Harold Davis, Tom Davis and Tammy Davis. They have three granddaughters and six ...

Ramus — 100th birthday

Velma Ramus, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday at the Garden Village Community Center, 2736 Second Ave. N., Fort Dodge. Cards may be sent to her at 2736 Second Ave. N., Apt. B7, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Carol and ...

Messerly — 95th birthday

CEDAR FALLS — Betty Messerly of Cedar Falls, formerly of Moorland, will celebrate her 95th birthday Saturday. Cards may be sent to her at 6103 Wallace Court, Cedar Falls, IA 50613. She was born on March 7, 1925, in Fort Dodge.

Buske — 85th birthday

Bev Buske will celebrate her 85th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to her at 1550 Madison Ave., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Mike and Sherry Buske, Fort Dodge; Mike and Karen Barkley, Fort Dodge; and Susan and Jeff Anderson, Boone. She has six grandchildren and one ...

Shepard — 80th birthday

Judith (Judy) Shepard, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on March 3. Cards may be sent to her at 700 S 17th St., Apt W402, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes CJ and Jody Nailor, Lansing, Michigan; and Tammy and JJ Ireland, Fort Dodge. She has four grandchildren and ...

Schumacher — 90th birthday

IOWA FALLS — Robert “Bob” Schumacher, of Iowa Falls, formerly of Duncombe, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Saturday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Parish Center, Ackley. He was born on Feb. 28, 1930.

Scheffield — 80th birthday

Beverly Balm Scheffield, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday with an open house from 1:30 to 4 p.m. March 1 at First Presbyterian Church Commons, 1111 Fifth Ave. N. Cards may be sent to her at 525 N. 28th St., Apt. 508, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes three children, ...